BobbyeM71hxwVine Linux 5.1 Released

Vine Linux 5.1 has been released on 25th Feb. 2010, announced by Daisuke Suzuki. ISO images for 32-bit, 64-bit and PowerPC architectures.

Vine Linux is a free Linux-based operating system. It is designed for both workstations and server machines. The new version of Vine Linux brings only security updates and bug fixes that were announced since the release of Vine Linux 5.0. Therefore, it should be considered a maintenance version, with no new features!

Highlights of Vine Linux 5.1:

-Linux kernel 2.6.27.29;
-X.Org 7.4;
-X Server 1.6.3;
-GNOME 2.26.3;
-Mozilla Firefox 3.5.2;
-Faster and lightweight;
-Reorganized software collection;
-Support for x86_64 (64-bit) platforms;
-Support for PPC (PowerPC) platforms;
-Greatly improved the look and feel;
-Added user-friendly utilities;
-Added DVD/USB installable images.

For 32-bit edition:

  • Pentium 1GHz or higher processor;
  • 256MB (Recommend 512MB) system memory;
  • 700MB free disk space for minimum install;
  • 4GB free disk space for full install.

For 64-bit edition:

  • A 64-bit processor (AMD64 or Intel64 architecture CPU);
  • 256MB (Recommend 1GB) system memory;
  • At least 1GB (Recommend 4GB) free disk space.

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